True Bluegrass Stories by Tom Stephens
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True Bluegrass Stories
By Tom Stephens

True Bluegrass Stories

History from the Heart of Kentucky

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Format: Paperback / softback

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True Bluegrass Stories by Tom Stephens

Book Description

Famed pioneer Daniel Boone, upon seeing the Bluegrass region for the first time in 1769, wrote, "From the top of an eminence, we saw with pleasure the beautiful level of Kentucke." Centuries later, his sentiments still ring true.In this fast-paced collection of articles from his widely successful "Looking Back" column in Kentucky Monthly magazine, author Tom Stephens delivers a captivating glimpse into Kentucky's renowned Bluegrass region. Hideaway in the stockades and stations of the pioneers, discover Abraham Lincoln's Lexington retreat, face off in a duel as Henry Clay did, consume the potent origins of Kentucky bourbon and sober up with the Shakers. All of this and plenty more lie ahead when you explore True Bluegrass Stories: History from the Heart of Kentucky.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781596295452
ISBN-10: 1596295457
Format: Paperback / softback
(234mm x 159mm x 8mm)
Pages: 125
Imprint: History Press (SC)
Publisher: History Press (SC)
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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